About the Poet
Dan Brady is the author of the poetry collections Strange Children (2018), Subtexts (2022), and Songs in E——, winner of the Barclay Prize for Poetry, forthcoming from Trnsfr Books (2022), along with two poetry chapbooks. He is the poetry editor of Barrelhouse and lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and two kids.
Previously, Dan served as the editor of AmericanPoets, the journal of the Academy of American Poets, and worked in the Literature Division at the National Endowment for the Arts, where he received a Distinguished Service Award for his work on the BigRead, the largest community reading initiative in US history. Learn more at danbrady.org.
Virginia City or County Affiliation
Years of Residence in Virginia
Current City/State of Residence
Year of Birth
Adoption, Medical, Family, Experimental
Published Works or Performances
- Subtexts. Publishing Genius, 2022.
- Strange Children. Publishing Genius, 2018.
- Leroy Sequences (chapbook). Horse Less Press, 2014.
- Cabin Fever/Fossil Record (chapbook). Flying Guillotine Press, 2014.